Seahouses lifeboat crew called to assist injured dog
Seahouses lifeboat crew called to assist injured dog on rocks beside the Lifeboat Station.
RNLI volunteers are sometimes called to assist animals. This ensures that the pet's owner or members of the public don't put themselves in danger trying to rescue the animal.
RNLI Media contacts
For more information please contact Ian Clayton, RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer: email@example.com
Key facts about the RNLI
The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates over 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and, in a normal year, more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.